Grassroots responses to housing in Jakarta amid COVID-19
Elisa Sutanudjaja and AbdouMaliq Simone with Michele Lancione, Hung Ying Chen
Keywords: Jakarta, COVID-19, housing conditions, mobility
In this conversation, Elisa Sutanudjaja and AbdouMaliq Simone are in dialogue with the Editors Hung-Ying and Michele, sharing their observation and analysis about the changes and continuities of housing struggles during the COVID-19 pandemic. In contrast to the passive responses from the government, they discuss the emerging challenges for tenants and depict a plurality of geographical changes, communal responses and organizing strategies as grassroots efforts in pandemic containment.